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Genomes and Genes


Experts and Doctors on hypercholesterolemia in Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria


Locale: Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria
Topic: hypercholesterolemia

Top Publications

  1. Ehrlich D, Humpel C. Chronic vascular risk factors (cholesterol, homocysteine, ethanol) impair spatial memory, decline cholinergic neurons and induce blood-brain barrier leakage in rats in vivo. J Neurol Sci. 2012;322:92-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The data suggest that chronic mild vascular risk factors over months induce small lesions of the brain capillaries in the cortex, which may contribute to the development of vascular dementia or also Alzheimer's disease. ..
  2. Fleischhacker W, Siu C, Boden R, Pappadopulos E, Karayal O, Kahn R. Metabolic risk factors in first-episode schizophrenia: baseline prevalence and course analysed from the European First-Episode Schizophrenia Trial. Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2013;16:987-95 pubmed publisher
  3. März W, Scharnagl H, Gouni Berthold I, Silbernagel G, Dressel A, Grammer T, et al. LDL-Cholesterol: Standards of Treatment 2016: A German Perspective. Am J Cardiovasc Drugs. 2016;16:323-36 pubmed publisher
  4. Demetz E, Tancevski I, Duwensee K, Stanzl U, Huber E, Heim C, et al. Inhibition of hepatic scavenger receptor-class B type I by RNA interference decreases atherosclerosis in rabbits. Atherosclerosis. 2012;222:360-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results are another indication that the role of SR-BI in lipoprotein metabolism and atherogenesis in rabbits--a CETP-expressing animal model displaying a manlike lipoprotein profile may be different from the one found in rodents...